In Loving Memory Of
Simonne Leger
1947 ~ 2023

Cap-Pelé, NB – It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Simonne Leger on Wednesday, April 12th, 2023 at the Dr. Georges-L.-Dumont University Hospital Centre in Moncton at the age of 76.

Born in Shediac, she was the daughter of the late John and the late Léonie Gallant (Vautour).

Simonne will be sadly missed by her son, Eric (Vonda) Leger of Cap-Pelé; her daughter, Juliette (Mark Barrett) Arsenault of Shediac; her four grandchildren: Joel (Iza), Samuel (Megan), Danica, and Chanel (Kenny); her five great grandchildren: Jacob, Noah, Marco, Alondra, and Tania; her brother, Louis (Dolores) Gallant of Kitimat, BC; her three sisters: Catherine (late Alfred) Melanson of Sackville, Jeannita (late Lloyd) Campbell of Ontario, and Marguerite (late Georges) Greenwood of Ottawa; as well as several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her loving husband, Ulysse; her infant child, Joseph; her brother, Euclide (late Andréa) Gallant; and three sisters: Fernande (late Clifford) Fougère, Stella (late Arthur) Melanson, and Florine (late Georges) Spears.

Simonne volunteered at the Club d’Âge d’Or in Cap-Pelé for many years. She loved to play bingo, darts, bowling, and watching hockey games, specially the Toronto Maple Leafs. You could always find her at the beach where she would spend most of her time.

A special thank you to Linda LeBlanc for all the support you have provided, you have truly made a difference in our lives.

In respect to Simonne’s wishes there will be no visitations.

Funeral service will take place at 10:30am on Tuesday, April 18th, 2023 at Sainte-Thérèse d’Avila RC Church (2648 Acadie Road, Cap-Pelé).

Donations in memory of Simonne can be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to the Canadian Cancer Society of NB.

The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at:

Arrangements under the professional care of
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre
3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB E4R 1T3

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  1. I am so sorry to read about your mother, Juliette, I’ve often heard you speak of her, and I know what a wonderful person she would have been. My deepest sympathies my friend. Take care keep in touch.

  2. Nos sincères symphaties a la famille. She will be missed by many !!!

  3. Our deepest sympathies Juliette and all your family, she was a very kind and loving person 🙁

  4. Eric and Vonda and the Leger family so sorry for the loss of your mom ,our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this most difficult time

  5. Eric et famille
    Nous sommes profondément désolés d’apprendre le décès de ta chère Maman. Nos sincères condoléances.

  6. To my dear friends and neighbor loved your familly a lot loved your mom my deepest sympathy to all simonne familly juliette eric zoel samuel so sorry for your loss love you and to her sisters and brothers to xo

  7. Éric et Juliette,
    Nos plus sincères sympathies. Vous êtes dans nos penser dans ces moments difficiles. Bon courage! 🙏🏼

  8. J’espère que vous retrouverez du confort auprès de votre chère famille, vos amis et vos proches. Souvent, passer du temps entourés de ceux que l’on aime nous apporte paix et sérénité dans nos cœurs.
    Mes sympathies à vous tous,
    Rachel Boudreau
    Conseillère de Cap-Acadie

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